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CORID 2.5% Pellets

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  • CORID 2.5% Pellets Indications
  • Warnings and cautions for CORID 2.5% Pellets
  • Direction and dosage information for CORID 2.5% Pellets

CORID 2.5% Pellets

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Merial

(amprolium)

Type B Medicated Feed

Coccidiostat

An aid in the prevention and treatment of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria bovis and E. zuernii in calves.

ACTIVE DRUG INGREDIENT:

Amprolium

2.5%

INGREDIENTS: Does not contain ingredients of ruminant origin. See bag tag for ingredients.

GUARANTEED ANALYSIS: See Bag Tag for Guaranteed Analysis

MANUFACTURED UNDER LICENSE BY: See Bag Tag for Medicated Feed Manufacturer

CORID 2.5% Pellets Indications

An aid in the prevention and treatment of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria bovis and E. zuernii in calves.

CORID 2.5% Pellets Caution

For satisfactory diagnosis, a microscopic examination of the feces should be done before treatment. When treating outbreaks, drug should be administered promptly after diagnosis is determined.

DOSAGE:

21-Day Prevention Protocol

5-Day Prevention Protocol

Daily Dosage: 5 mg amprolium/kg (5 mg per 2.2 lb body weight)

Daily Dosage: 10 mg amprolium/kg (10 mg per 2.2 lb body weight)

There are approximately 11,340 mg of amprolium in every 1 lb of CORID 2.5% Pellets.

Mixing Directions:

CORID 2.5% Pellets should be thoroughly and evenly mixed in the feed in accordance with good manufacturing practice. The proper amount of CORID 2.5% Pellets should be mixed daily with the ration consumed each day. The tables below give suggested directions for feeding CORID 2.5% Pellets.

Use Directions:

21-DAY PREVENTION: CORID 2.5% Pellets should be fed daily for 21 days (5 mg/kg) at the rate of 1 lb (453.6 g) for each 5000 lb (2268 kg) body weight, or approximately 0.2 lb (3.2 oz) (90.8 g) for each 1,000 lb of body weight. This amount will supply 226.8 mg amprolium/100 lb body weight. Feed during periods of exposure or when experience indicates that coccidiosis is likely to be a hazard.

Animal Weight

Approximate Daily Dose per Head

Daily Amount of CORID 2.5% per

Amprolium

CORID 2.5%

1 Head

100 Head

lb

kg

mg

g

lb

lb

100

45.4

227

9.1

0.02

2

200

90.8

454

18.2

0.04

4

300

136.1

680.5

27.2

0.06

6

400

181.5

907.5

36.3

0.08

8

500

226.8

1134

45.4

0.10

10

600

272.2

1361

54.4

0.12

12

5-DAY TREATMENT: CORID 2.5% Pellets should be fed daily for 5 days (10 mg/kg) at the rate of 2 lb (907.2 g) for each 5000 lb (2268 kg) body weight, or approximately 0.4 lb (6.4 oz) (181.6 g) CORID 2.5% Pellets per 1,000 lb of body weight. Use on a herd basis only; when one or more calves show signs of coccidiosis, it is likely that the rest of the group has been exposed, and all calves in the group should be treated.

Animal Weight

Approximate Daily Dose per Head

Daily Amount of CORID 2.5% per

Amprolium

CORID 2.5%

1 Head

100 Head

lb

kg

mg

g

lb

lb

100

45.4

454

18.2

0.04

4

200

90.8

908

36.3

0.08

8

300

136.1

1361

54.4

0.12

12

400

181.5

1815

72.6

0.16

16

500

226.8

2268

90.8

0.20

20

600

272.2

2722

108.9

0.24

24


Warning

Withdraw 24 hours before slaughter. A withdrawal period has not been established for this product in pre-ruminating calves. Do not use in calves to be processed for veal.

Use as the sole source of amprolium.

KEEP THIS AND ALL DRUGS OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.

Storage

Keep in a dry, well-ventilated area with the bag tightly closed.

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® CORID and the CATTLE HEAD logo are registered trademarks of Merial Limited.

Copyright © 2004 Merial Limited. All rights reserved.

Manufactured under license from: Merial Limited, 3239 Satellite Blvd., Duluth, Georgia 30096-4640, U.S.A.

Net Wt.:

Item #

 

50 lb

970440

1075-1880-00
Rev. 08-2004

NAC No.: 11111100

MERIAL LTD.
3239 SATELLITE BLVD., DULUTH, GA, 30096
Telephone:   888-637-4251
Website:   www.merial.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the CORID 2.5% Pellets information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

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